Date: December 02, 2020
“Moderate Democrat Senator Joe Manchin vows to protect Republican interests and attacks Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) questioned the legislative experience of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), a leading member of the Democrats’ progressive wing with whom he has clashed over the future of the party.
“I guess she put the dagger stare on me,” Manchin told The New York Times in reference to a photo the congresswoman tweeted of her glaring at the moderate during this year’s State of the Union Address. “I don’t know the young lady — I really don’t. I never met her. I’m understanding she’s not that active with her bills or in committee. She’s more active on Twitter than anything else.